flag image
Young Auditorium
(click for larger version)

Lyons man faces sexual assault charge

December 22, 2011
A 19-year-old Lyons man faces multiple felony charges in two Wisconsin counties for sexually assaulting a child younger than 13. In Walworth County, Brandon J. Collins, 5902 Christine Court, has been charged with first-degree sexual assault and sexual assault of a child under the age of 16. If convicted, he faces up to 100 years imprisonment and $100,000 in fines.
(click for larger version)

Former coach faces sexual assault charges

December 22, 2011
DELAVAN — Shane S. McKinley, 27, a former Williams Bay High School girls junior varsity basketball coach, who allegedly had sexual contact with a 16-year-old student, will reappear before a Walworth County judge on Jan. 6. McKinley was arrested Dec. 21 by Delavan police for sexual assault of a child and engaging in repeated acts of sexual assault of the same child, said Walworth County District Attorney Phil Koss. Koss said his office will have a written complaint ready for the Jan. 6 hearing. At a Dec. 22 hearing, Koss said the victim, a 16-year-old member of the junior varsity team, told authorities that she and McKinley had sexual contact about 20 times over the past year.
(click for larger version)

Drug unit arrest pair for selling heroin

December 22, 2011
WALWORTH — Two Walworth residents who were allegedly dealing heroin were arrested after a four-month investigation by the Walworth County Sheriff's Office. Alan D. Messier, 27, and Bethany A. Adler, 22, were arrested during a Dec. 22 traffic stop in the town of Walworth. The arrests stem from law enforcement spending numerous hours of surveillance on the pair and using a confidential informant to purchase heroin from them, according to a Dec. 23 press release from the Walworth County Drug Enforcement Unit.
Ireland's Custom Wood Shop
Plaza Pharmacy
Regional News
Site Search

Your national news today
iconPolice: Trio used stolen gun to rob, kill 2 in California
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Three young transients used a handgun that was stolen from an unlocked car to rob and kill a backpacking Canadian tourist in Golden Gate Park in San Francisco and then a yoga instructor two days later on a hiking trail north of the city, authorities said...
iconDivers call off search for stroller reportedly thrown into Brandywine River
Wilmington rescue crews have called off a search for a stroller that was reportedly thrown into the Brandywine River...
iconStrong emotions as Obama visits grieving Oregon town
ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — Gun-rights activists and others gave voice to strong emotions when President Barack Obama came to meet privately with grieving families whose loved ones were killed on a college campus in Roseburg, Oregon...
Pick up The Lake Geneva Regional News at these convenient locations